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Vermiculated Eagle-Owl

Bubo cinerascens Guérin-Méneville, 1843

The greyish eagle-owl or vermiculated eagle-owl is a rather large owl of the northern part of Sub-Saharan Africa. It was previously regarded as the northern subspecies of the spotted eagle-owl. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Strigiformes
Family:
  Strigidae
Genus:
   Bubo
Scientific:
  Bubo cinerascens


Original description

Citation:
  Guérin-Méneville, 1843

Reference:
  Rev.Zool. p.321

Protonym:
  Bubo cinerascens

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2271413


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  0018A99BB5322E8D

Avibase ID:
  avibase-0018A99B

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/0018A99B


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 686685

Geographic range:

  • Bubo cinerascens: Senegambia to Ethiopia, Somalia, n Uganda and n Kenya
English:
Vermiculated Eagle-Owl
Catalan:
Duc cendrós
Czech:
výr šedivý
Danish:
Grå Hornugle
German:
Grauuhu
Spanish:
Búho Ceniciento
Spanish (Spain):
Búho Ceniciento
Finnish:
tuhkahuuhkaja
French:
Grand-duc du Sahel
Croatian:
tamnooka ušara
Hungarian:
cinóbervörös uhu
Icelandic:
Gráúfur
Italian:
Gufo reale grigiastro
Japanese (romaji):
abishinianwashimimizuku
Japanese:
アビシニアンワシミミズク
Lithuanian:
Sahelinis didysis apuokas
Dutch:
Grijze Oehoe
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Sahelhubro
Norwegian:
Sahelhubro
Polish:
puchacz szary
Portuguese:
Bufo-cinzento
Russian:
Серый филин
Slovak:
výr vlnkovaný
Serbian:
Sivkasta buljina
Swedish:
grå fläckuv
Ukrainian:
Пугач сірий
Chinese:
灰雕鸮
Chinese (Traditional):
灰鵰鴞


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Greyish Eagle Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Greyish Eagle Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Greyish Eagle Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Greyish Eagle Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Greyish Eagle Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Greyish Eagle Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Vermiculated Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Vermiculated Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Vermiculated Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Vermiculated Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Vermiculated Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Vermiculated Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Vermiculated Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Vermiculated Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Vermiculated Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Greyish Eagle-owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Greyish Eagle-owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Greyish Eagle-owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Greyish Eagle-owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Greyish Eagle-owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Greyish Eagle-owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Greyish Eagle-owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Greyish Eagle-owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Greyish Eagle-owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Grand-duc du Sahel ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Grayish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Bubo africanus cinerascens [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Bubo africanus cinerascens [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Bubo africanus cinerascens [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Greyish Eagle-owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Greyish Eagle-owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Greyish Eagle-owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Greyish Eagle-owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Greyish Eagle-owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Bubo africanus cinerascens [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Bubo africanus cinerascens [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Greyish Eagle-Owl ( Bubo cinerascens) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Bubo cinerascens [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Bubo cinerascens [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Bubo [africanus, milesi or cinerascens] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Azerbaijani: boz yapalaq
Belarusian: Шэры пугач
Catalan: Duc cendrós, Duc gris
Czech: výr šedivý
Danish: Grå Hornugle
German: Fleckenuhu-cinerascens, Grauuhu, Wellen-uhu
Greek: Σταχτoμπoυφoς
English: Abyssinian Spotted Eagle-Owl, African eagle owl, Grayish Eagle-Owl, Greyish Eagle Owl, Greyish Eagle-Owl, Kenya Eagle-Owl, Spotted eagle owl, Vermiculated eagle owl, Vermiculated Eagle-Owl
English (United Kingdom): Grayish Eagle Owl, Greyish Eagle Owl
English, HBW: Greyish Eagle-owl
English (IOC): Greyish Eagle-Owl
English (Kenya): Greyish Eagle Owl
English (United States): Grayish Eagle-Owl
Esperanto: Griza gufo
Spanish: Búho Ceniciento, Búho Vermiculado
Spanish (Spain): Búho Ceniciento
Spanish (HBW): Grayish Eagle-Owl
Estonian: kõnnu-kassikakk
Finnish: tuhkahuuhkaja
French: Grand-duc du Sahel, Grand-duc vermiculé
Frisian: Skiere oehoe
Irish: Rí-ulchabhán scothliath
Galician: Bufo cincento
Croatian: tamnooka ušara
Hungarian: cinóbervörös uhu
Icelandic: Gráúfur
Italian: Gufo reale cenerino, Gufo reale grigiastro
Japanese (romaji): abishinianwashimimizuku
Japanese: アビシニアワシミミズク, アビシニアンワシミミズク
Scientific: Bubo africanus, Bubo africanus africanus, Bubo africanus cinerascens, Bubo africanus kollmannspergeri, Bubo cinerascens, Bubo cinerascens cinerascens, Bubo cinerascens kollmannspergeri, Strix africana
Lithuanian: Sahelinis didysis apuokas
Latvian: Pelēkais ūpis
Dutch: Grijze Oehoe, Vale Oehoe
Norwegian Nynorsk: Sahelhubro
Norwegian: Sahelhubro
Polish: puchacz szary
Portuguese: Bufo-cinzento
Portuguese (Portugal): bufo-cinzento
Rhaeto-Romance: Piv grisch
Romanian: Buhă sură
Russian: абиссинский, Серый Филин, Филин серый
Slovak: výr vlnkovaný
Serbian: Sivkasta buljina
Swedish: Grå fläckuv, Saheluv
Turkish: Boz puhu, Dumanlı puhu
Tatar: соры өке
Ukrainian: Пугач сірий
Chinese: 灰雕鸮
Chinese (Traditional): 灰鵰鴞

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